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State health commissioner approves cardiac catheterization facilities at Peconic Bay Medical Center

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Peconic Bay Medical Center has received approval from the New York State Health Commissioner to establish two laboratory cardiac catheterization and electrophysiology suites and construct a rooftop helipad.

Jennifer Ackroyd joins board of directors of Alzheimer’s Association

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Jennifer Ackroyd, Peconic Landing's Assisted Living Administrator/Assistant Administrator of Skilled Nursing, has joined the Board of Directors for the Alzheimer's Association Long Island Chapter.

PBMC physician assistant receives national recognition

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Peconic Bay Medical Center has a nationally recognized physician assistant on board. Find out how he earned that honor.

Free Women’s Wellness seminar, Feb. 23

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Feeling sluggish? Worried about your health? Join PBMC's Women's Wellness seminar to learn how small lifestyle changes can bring big results.

Peconic Bay appoints new director of neurosurgery

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Robert M. Galler, DO, MPH, has been appointed the director of neurosurgery at Peconic Bay Medical Center.

Free prostate cancer seminar, March 29

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Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer found in men and, caught early, it can be successfully treated. To learn more about the newest technology to treat it, attend this free seminar.

Peconic Bay Medical Center names cardiologist as new medical director

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Jean M. Cacciabaudo, MD, a fellowship-trained cardiologist, was formerly the chief of cardiology at Southside Hospital and director of nuclear cardiology and associate medical director at Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

One year later, assessing the local impacts of medical marijuana

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At the end of the first year of operation of medical marijuana dispensaries in New York, including Suffolk's only dispensary located in Riverhead, the debate about the newly legalized drug continues.

Bucking staff recommendation, health committee approves cardiac cath labs for both Riverhead and Southampton

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A state public health committee today decided to ignore the recommendations of department of health staff, which picked Peconic Bay Medical Center as the sole East End site for a cardiac catheterization lab.

A ‘race’ for East End cardiac cath lab: State to decide between Peconic Bay and Southampton for much-needed facility

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“We are in a race to get a cardiac cath lab in the Town of Riverhead,” Supervisor Sean Walter said last week. The state health department will approve only one cardiac cath lab on the East End, he said, but both PBMC and Southampton Hospital have applications pending for cardiac catheterization facilities.